Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll find out about getting a degree in Art at UAS with guest, Jeremy Kane;
Mike Barnhill will be here to highlight Saturday’s St. Patrick’s Day fundraiser at the Rockwell;
We’ll get a preview of tonite’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, Calving Glaciers, with guests Roman Motyka and Jason Amundson;
And David Leggitt will be here as we profile Coastal Footprint.
- The law establishes Alaska as the second state in the nation to recognize Indigenous Peoples Day on the second Monday of October, replacing Columbus Day.
- U.S. Senate leaders postponed a vote on their health care reform bill, but Alaskans opposed to the bill aren’t letting up. One Alaskan, a three-time cancer survivor, went to Washington to make his pitch directly.
- Oprah Winfrey and some of her friends will be cruising through Alaska next month. Forbes reports that the seven-day Holland America cruise "Share the Adventure" departs from Seattle on July 15 on July 15. The 2,104-passenger ship will visit Glacier Bay National Park, Juneau, Sitka and other Alaskan sites.